Dolente .​.​. Dolore: The Inferno of Malcolm Lowry

by Phil Legard, with Balam Ronan

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For 'The Lighthouse Invites the Storm: Malcolm Lowry's Wirral', a project co-ordinated by Alan Dunn, Martin Heslop & Jeff Young in collaboration with Mariners' Park Care Home.

Composed by Phil Legard
Field recordings by Balam Ronan
Produced in Studio 10, Leeds Beckett University

A hallucinatory journey through the Dia de Muertos, informed by fragments of Lowy's 'Under the Volcano'.

“A bell spoke out, then ceased abruptly: dolente…dolore!"


released July 17, 2017


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